Internet Providers in Roy, Montana

Most Popular Internet Providers in Roy, Montana:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 912-2812

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 2. 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 902-3107

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $59.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 3. 3. Montana Internet Corporation
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    7 Mbps
    Download
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (406) 389-1909

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: DSL
  • 4. 4. Montana Internet
    95.3% Available
    95.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    5 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (406) 389-1909

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 8-25mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $65 - $89
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 5. 5. Mid-Rivers Telephone Cooperative
    81.4% Available
    81.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    8 Mbps
    Download
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 452-2288

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: DSL
  • 6. 6. Mid-Rivers Telephone Cooperative
    35.9% Available
    35.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 452-2288

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Fiber
  • 1. 1. X2nSat
    99.8% Available
    99.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    N/A
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (888) 492-6728

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Satellite
  • 2. 2. Mid-Rivers Communications
    9.2% Available
    9.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 452-2288

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Fiber
  • 1. 1. Mid-Rivers Communications
    98.6% Available
    98.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
    Download
    0.2 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 452-2288

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
  • 2. 2. AT&T Wireless
    71.9% Available
    71.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 898-5296

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 3. 3. Verizon
    68.5% Available
    68.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
    Download
    0.2 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 922-0204

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-0.768mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
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    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Roy, Montana

Roy has 6 residential Internet Service Providers, and 10 if you include business and mobile. Consumers in the area have access to 5 broadband choices, which in Roy usually means DSL.

Coverage from the two most common providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.

DSL-based has a wide coverage area compared to other types of wired broadband around Roy since pretty much all houses are wired with phone lines — the physical DSL wire reaches the home via utility poles outside, which continues to a modem attached to the ethernet jack inside to complete the connection for home Wifi.

There's a decent amount of choice between providers in the Roy area. However, 45 locals still don't have access to multiple providers. If these customers aren't satisfied by their service from the incumbent provider, they are forced to compromise for a lower-grade wireless backup. However, this issue isn't widespread in Roy. The average household has 3 Internet options.

Coverage stats on BroadbandNow comes via FCC reporting, which requires companies in Roy to submit coverage data biannually. By using direct relationships with providers, we are able to cross-validate this data with private data reported by telecoms. This strategy lets us to create more detailed maps and availability data than government tools. Between 2014–2021 our data team has processed 675 rows of data about broadband networks in Roy. The speed averages displayed on this page are calculated based on real-world speed tests originating from Roy addresses from M-Labs, which is integrated into Google search and BroadbandNow. [1]

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Roy, Montana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mid-Rivers Telephone Cooperative 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 35.9%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Mid-Rivers Telephone Cooperative 8 Mbps DSL 17m 4s 81.4%
Montana Internet Corporation 7 Mbps DSL 19m 30s 100.0%

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Roy is the 154th most connected city in Montana ahead of Roundup, Harlem, and Chinook, but behind Lewistown and Malta.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Fiber Availability: 37% of people living in Roy have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 84% of Roy residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Fergus County, approximately 2,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Compare Roy to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Roy 1.1 Mbps 6 $3.56 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +533.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +147.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.14 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +159.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +168.4 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.17 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +161 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.20 ( $0.00 )